National Parks Hosted 237 Million Visitors in 2020

National Parks Hosted 237 Million Visitors in 2020

Feb 25, 2021 – WASHINGTON – Outdoor experiences provided refuge from the pandemic for 237 million visitors to America’s national parks in 2020. The number represents a 28% decrease from the previous year due largely to temporary park closures and restrictions...
Body Identified as Missing Hiker at Zion National Park

Body Identified as Missing Hiker at Zion National Park

Springdale, Utah – National Park Service officials were informed by the Medical Examiner’s Office today that the body located in the park Friday afternoon was that of Corbin McMillen, a 42-year-old man. Mr. McMillen was living in St. George, Utah. Mr. McMillen told...
Body Recovered at Grand Canyon

Body Recovered at Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. – On Tuesday, February 23, 2021 the National Park Service located a body below the rim near Trailview Overlook along the Hermit Road. The body was recovered and has been identified as Lillian Meyn, age 31, of Woodside, California. Body recovery...